Mike Shirtcliff, DMD is President and CEO of The Advantage Community, a dentist-owned, dental services company headquartered in Redmond, Oregon. Advantage’s mission is to help lead oral health initiatives and provide access to adequate dental care in the communities it serves in a professional, sustainable and entrepreneurial manner. Dr. Shirtcliff received his Bachelor of Science degree from Oregon State University and received his Doctor of Medical Dentistry degree at the University Oregon Dental School. He also served as a Captain in the U.S. Army Dental Corp and had a rotating dental internship at Martin Army Hospital at Ft. Benning, Georgia. He practiced general dentistry in Myrtle Creek and Roseburg Oregon for more than 20 years before helping found Advantage Dental in 1994.